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A Kind of America (2002)

Valami Amerika (original title)
Tamás is a young, Budapest-based director of video clips and commercials who dreams of directing his first feature film with the title 'The Guilty City'. He has already written the script ... See full summary »

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Gábor Herendi
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tibor Szervét ... Alex Brubeck
Csaba Pindroch Csaba Pindroch ... Tamás
Gyözö Szabó Gyözö Szabó ... Ákos (as Szabó Gyõzõ)
Eszter Ónodi Eszter Ónodi ... Eszter
Szonja Oroszlán ... Timi
Ferenc Hujber ... András
Ila Schütz Ila Schütz ... Terka néni
Gabriella Hámori ... Stoppos lány (as Hámori Gabi)
Juli Básti ... Hámoriné
Claudia Liptai Claudia Liptai ... Anikó (as Liptai Claudia)
Béla Fesztbaum Béla Fesztbaum ... Rendezõasszistens
Imola Somlyay Imola Somlyay ... Pincérlány
Károly Gesztesi Károly Gesztesi ... Jóbarát
Gábor Reviczky Gábor Reviczky ... Rendõr 1
Miklós Kapácsy Miklós Kapácsy ... Rendõr 2
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Storyline

Tamás is a young, Budapest-based director of video clips and commercials who dreams of directing his first feature film with the title 'The Guilty City'. He has already written the script but does not have the means of financing his project. Thus when he surprisingly gets an email from American film producer Alex Brubeck who writes that he had liked the script and would like to meet him personally, Tamás sees all his dreams come true. With the help of his two brothers Ákos, a successful manager and sex maniac, and András, a poet and complete loser, he tries to make a good impression on the American and persuade him to finance the film project. But there are some surprises on the way... Written by meitschi

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Official Sites:

valamiamerika [Hungary]

Country:

Hungary

Language:

Hungarian | English

Release Date:

31 January 2002 (Hungary) See more »

Also Known As:

A Kind of America See more »

Filming Locations:

Budapest, Hungary

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$856,027
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DTS | Dolby Digital

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1.85 : 1
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Quotes

András: [to the baker who fired him] One day you'll bake your last loaf in the oven of hell, asshole!
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Connections

Followed by Valami Amerika 3 (2018) See more »

Soundtracks

Valami Amerika
Music by Bon Bon
Lyrics by Gábor Duba
Performed by Bon Bon
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At last: a really funny movie for young people in Hungary
17 March 2002 | by ktibo-2See all my reviews

My friends told me that I have to watch this movie. This is not just really funny but all the hearts of the filmmakers are in this picture. The plot is very good, just like the characters. The ending is really surprising, and I felt that I wanna clap my hands in the cinema! This movie is the best Hungarian commercial movie from this and the last decade. It did not have a huge merchandising, but I hope that it will be a big success not just in Hungary, but all over the world!! Congratulations!


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